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Cooper, James Fenimore

(Encyclopedia) Cooper, James Fenimore, 1789?1851, American novelist, b. Burlington, N.J., as James Cooper. He was the first important American writer to draw on the subjects and landscape of his?

James Fenimore Cooper

Most surveys of American literature call James Fenimore Cooper the first truly American novelist, thanks to the success of what is called the Leatherstocking series -- novels featuring the hero Natty?

Gary Cooper

Name at birth: Frank James CooperGary Cooper started as an extra in westerns in the 1920s and went on to become one of Hollywood's greatest stars, known for his Oscar-winning roles in Sergeant York (?

Cooper, Gary

(Encyclopedia) Cooper, Gary, 1901?61, American film actor, b. Helena, Mont., as Frank James Cooper. His first important starring role in A Farewell to Arms (1933) was followed by such films as Mr.?

William COOPER, Congress, NY (1754-1809)

COOPER William , a Representative from New York; born in Philadelphia, Pa., December 2, 1754; lived in Burlington, N.J., until moving in 1789 to Otsego County, N.Y., where he established the town?

Brewer's: Cooper

Half stout and half porter. The term arises from the practice at breweries of allowing the coopers a daily portion of stout and porter. As they do not like to drink porter after stout,?

Brewer's: Silver Cooper

(The). A kidnapper. ?To play the silver cooper,? to kidnap. A cooper is one who coops up another. ?You rob and you murder and you want me to ... play the silver cooper.? ?SirW.Scott: Guy?

Brewer's: Cooper's Hill

Near Runnymede and Egham. Both Denham and Pope have written in praise of this hill. If I can be to thee A poet, thou Parnassus art to me. Denham. Source: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable,?

James Hayes Shofner COOPER, Congress, TN (1954)

COOPER James Hayes Shofner , a Representative from Tennessee; born in Nashville, Davidson County, Tenn., June 19, 1954; graduated from Groton School, Groton, Mass., 1972; B.A., University of North?

James COOPER, Congress, PA (1810-1863)

Senate Years of Service: 1849-1855 Party: Whig COOPER James , a Representative and a Senator from Pennsylvania; born in Frederick County, Md., May 8, 1810; pursued academic studies, and graduated?